This online workshop will be delivered by an Open University lecturer and is open to UNISON members and activists.
The general content of the day is as follows:
– Historical background to autism
– Characteristics of autism
– Areas of difficulty
– Typical behaviours
– Some strategies for dealing with people with autism
The course is not intended to be about how to manage someone with autism in a setting, but is more of a general introduction with some guidance given.
The dates/times for this training are:
Wednesday 4 December 2020 between 9.30 am and 1.00 pm with a break mid way
This online course is only open to UNISON members. If any members would like to attend this workshop, please log your interest by completing an online form at:- https://yorks.unison.org.uk/events/autism-awareness-online/